Good news at Archaetech

The Google Ancient Places (GAP) pro­ject is one of only 12 pro­jects to pick up any­thing from the first round of Digital Humanities Awards. GAP will link books to places in the ancient world, so it sounds like it could be pretty useful.


When he's not tired, fixing his car or caught in train delays, Alun Salt works part-time for the Annals of Botany weblog. His PhD was in ancient science at the University of Leicester, but he doesn't know Richard III.